A 12-year-old girl identified as Blessing Ineh, who reportedly went missing in Delta State, has been found alive inside a soakaway.
According to reports, the young girl was last seen on New Year Day after she was sent on an errand by her parents.
According to reports by popular Warri online news portal, Warri Aproko, the young girl was abducted by three men, allegedly stabbed on the back and her throat slit before she was dumped in the soakaway.
Blessing was found inside a soakaway located behind her family house on Tuesday, January 5, after a child heard her whimpering and raised an alarm
Her body was found covered in white chalk which fueled suspicions that it was a ritual attempt on the little girl.
The victim is currently being treated in an undisclosed hospital.
Further reports has it that Blessing revealed that her neighbour identified smply as “General” was one of the men behind the dastardly act.
Blessing reportedly said General was the one who lured and whisked her away in a car. After they were done, the men dumped her inside the soakaway to die.
General has not been seen the day the girl went missing.